Carnegie Hall 120th Anniversary Gala Concert

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Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Join the best and the brightest to celebrate Carnegie Hall's 120th Year on May 31 at 8pm. Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax and Gil Shaham join the New York Philharmonic for the Beethoven Triple Concerto; Audra McDonald sings from the Duke Ellington songbook, and the New York Philharmonic rounds out the program with Gershwin's An American in Paris.

Program Details

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK - Carnival Overture, Op. 92
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN - Triple Concerto in C Major, Op. 56
DUKE ELLINGTON - "Sophisticated Lady"
DUKE ELLINGTON - "It Don't Mean a Thing if it Ain't Got That Swing"
GERSHWIN - An American in Paris

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    Comments [3]


    Thank you. I was spellbound.

    Jun. 01 2011 01:15 AM

    I watched WNET and listened to WQXR. A double treat. Thank you PBS for your wonderful programming. I am member of both.

    May. 31 2011 08:48 PM
    James M. Stewart from Rochester, NY

    Thank you, WQXR, for bringing back many Carnegie Hall moments!

    May. 31 2011 06:37 PM

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